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screw-on

[ skroo-on, -awn ]
/ ˈskruˌɒn, -ˌɔn /
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adjective
attached, connected, or closed by screwing onto another part of a container or receptacle.
(of an earring) held on the earlobe by a small screwlike post with a disk at the tip.
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Origin of screw-on

First recorded in 1925–30; adj. use of verb phrase screw on
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